Born June 8, 1922 in
Wolseley, SK passed away on July 10, 2011 in Kelowna, BC. Survived by her loving family, son Ron (Mary Ann) Gill, grandchildren Ryan and Karla, great grandchildren Owen and Haley, sister Blanche Davis and numerous nieces and nephews. Sadly predeceased by her husband D’Arcy Gill, two sisters Leah, Rose, brothers Henry and Leon. Harriet worked during the 2nd World War on the Canadian Pacific Passenger Ship that ran from Vancouver to Alaska. She lived in Whitehorse and then moved to Victoria and worked the Empress Hotel before moving to Kelowna in the mid 40’s. She met and married long time Okanagan resident D’Arcy Gill and they enjoyed almost 50 years of marriage. Harriet worked in
Kelowna at the Packing House, Growers Supply, and as a manager for BC Directories till her retirement. She enjoyed her yard on Golfview Drive and going out for Bingo and the casino. She will be fondly remembered and missed by all who knew her. At Harriet’s request there will be a private family gathering at the time she is laid to rest with her late husband at the Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.